Ukrainian Army incurred most losses in Luhansk direction yesterday, - ATO spokesperson

The enemy attempted six armed provocations there on May 1.

As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by Defense Ministry speaker on ATO matters Oleksandr Motuzianyk at a briefing on Tuesday.

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"The major losses were incurred by our troops in Luhansk direction yesterday, three people were wounded there. Another one received injuries at Butivka mine position," Motuzianyk said.

According to spokesperson, a total of six armed provocations by the enemy occurred in Luhansk direction.

Motuzianyk said 17 attacks were recorded in Donetsk direction yesterday. In seven of them the enemy used heavy weapons. 80 mortar missiles were fired upon Ukrainian defenses there on May 1.

"It was very unquiet in Avdiivka yesterday. Combat activities started at around 5 p.m. there and lasted until midnight," the spokesperson said.

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He said 32 attacks by Russian troops were recorded in Mariupol direction. In six of them, the enemy resorted to heavy weapons. 30 mortar missiles were fired upon Ukrainian defenses there on May 1.Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n438608